WHAT WE DO
Fane is one of the UK’s fastest growing and most dynamic production companies, working with inspiring voices from the world of literature, podcasts, screen and stage.
The company presided over sales of 450,000 tickets in their first two years alone through events with artists including John le Carré, Margaret Atwood, Nigella Lawson, Dolly Alderton, Stacey Dooley, Michel Legrand, Sir Ranulph Fiennes and Grayson Perry. Fane’s Autumn 2019 season includes tours and shows from the likes of Julie Andrews, Joanna Lumley, Sir Michael Morpurgo, Sir Michael Parkinson, Jojo Moyes, The High Low, Nadiya Hussain, The Receipts Podcast, Jay Rayner, Armistead Maupin and Adam Kay. The company has also collaborated with Margaret Atwood on the launch of her new book The Testaments, creating a live event at the National Theatre, London in September to mark the release which was screened to 1,500 cinemas around the world across five continents.
Fane produce shows for the biggest theatres on London’s West End, including programming most Sunday nights at the Theatre Royal Haymarket and the Bridge Theatre, as well as programming over 700 shows per year at central London venue, Crazy Coqs. Other programming collaborations include Authors on Stage at the National Theatre this summer which featured the likes of Elif Shafak and Nicola Sturgeon, Deborah Francis White and Mae Martin, Adam Kay and Caitlin Moran, Nigella Lawson and Yotam Ottolenghi and many more.
Fane have also created Words Weekend - a dynamic new festival series celebrating the power of words and stories. Words Weekend will curate an annual programme of festivals in unique settings across the UK, featuring some of the biggest names in literature. The first edition, hosted by iconic venue Sage Gateshead, features an exceptional international line-up that champions diversity, accessibility and the rich culture of the North East.
In late 2018 Fane acquired leading marketing agency JHI Ltd, who provide marketing, ticketing and digital expertise across all Fane events and for live theatre, both in the UK and internationally. Key clients include Mischief Theatre, Six and Mamma Mia.
On the back of rapid growth, Fane are currently expanding into the United States and Australasia, opening an office in Sydney, Australia. Featuring tours with the likes of Sir Michael Parkinson, Sir Ranulph Fiennes, Nigella Lawson and Grayson Perry.